Health Without Barriers
European Federation for Prison Health
Dienst Justitiёle Inrichtingen is the Dutch National Agency for Correctional Institutions. It is composed of 77 Institutions, for different categories of inmates and patients, including prisons, correctional institutions for juvenile offenders, forensic psychiatric centers, and detention and removal centers, as well as 66 medical health care services for detainees in need of treatment. The Health Care Department of DJI is responsible for prison health in Netherlands, and provides individual advising, interruption of detention on medical grounds, mediation of complaints by detainees, psychiatric care in prison (if needed), help to health care workers in the field. The Department also offers education and training programs for nurses and doctors working in the field of prison health.